2020 Festival Schedule

Zimfest 2020 at the Evergreen State College is cancelled, but some online activities are happening. See Zimfest 2020 Overview and Zimfest 2020 Online.

Thursday, July 30, 2020

Prefest (workshops requested in advance) 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Registration Open, HCC Noon – 6:00 PM
Housing Check-in (HCC) Noon – 5:00 PM
Teacher Meeting 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Zimbabwean Meeting 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Dinner 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Opening Ceremony and Free Concert 7:30 PM – 9:15 PM
Late Night Gathering 9:30 PM on

Friday, July 31, 2020

Breakfast 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Registration Open 8:30 AM – 6:00 PM
Housing Check-in (HCC) 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Workshop Session 1 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Marketplace Open 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Lunch 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Afternoon Concert Noon – 5:00 PM
Workshop Session 2 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Workshop Session 3 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Dinner 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Open Marimba Jam 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Evening Concert 7:30 PM – Midnight
Late Night Gathering 12:15 AM on

Saturday, August 1, 2020

Breakfast 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Registration Open 8:30 AM – 6:00 PM
Workshop Session 4 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Marketplace Open 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Lunch 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Afternoon Concert Noon – 5:00 PM
Workshop Session 5 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Workshop Session 6 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Dinner 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Open Marimba Jam 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Evening Concert 7:30 PM – Midnight
Late Night Gathering 12:15 AM on

Sunday, August 2, 2020

Breakfast 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Housing Check-Out (Hall A) 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Village Meeting 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Lunch 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Registration Open 11:45 AM- 1:00 PM
Marketplace Open Noon – 5:00 PM
Afternoon Concert Noon – 4:00 PM
Workshop Session 7 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Workshop Session 8 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Dinner 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Evening Concert 7:30 PM – Midnight
Late Night Gathering 12:15 AM on

Monday, August 3, 2020

Breakfast 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Housing Check-Out (Hall A) 8:00 AM – Noon